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The Resource Brat pack America : a love letter to '80s teen movies, Kevin Smokler

Brat pack America : a love letter to '80s teen movies, Kevin Smokler

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Brat pack America : a love letter to '80s teen movies
Title
Brat pack America
Title remainder
a love letter to '80s teen movies
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Smokler
Title variation
  • Love letter to '80s teen movies
  • Love letter to eighties teen movies
Title variation remainder
a love letter to 80s teen movies
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the fictional towns of Hill Valley, CA, and Shermer, IL, to the beautiful landscapes of the "Goondocks" in Astoria and the "time of your life" dirty dancing resort still alive and well in Lake Lure, NC, '80s teen movies left their mark not just on movie screen and in the hearts of fans, but on the landscape of America itself. Like few other eras in movie history, the '80s teen movies has endured and gotten better with time. In Brat Pack America, Kevin Smokler gives virtual tours of your favorite movies while also picking apart why these locations are so important to these movies. Including interviews with actors, writers, and directors of the era, and chock full of interesting facts about your favorite '80s movies, Brat Pack America is a must for any fan. Smokler went to Goonies Day in Astoria, OR, took a Lost Boys tour of Santa Cruz, CA, and deeply explored every nook and cranny of the movies we all know and love, and it shows
Summary
From the fictional towns of Mill Valley, CA, and Shermer, IL, to the beautiful landscapes of Astoria and Brownsville, OR, from the iconic suburbs of the San Fernando Valley to the seemingly scary inner cities of Chicago, '80s teen movies had one thing in common: locations mattered. Perhaps moreso than in any other decade, the locations of the '80s teen movies were monumentally important. InBrat Pack America, Kevin Smokler gives virtual tours of your favorite movies while also picking apart why these locations are so important to these movies
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10549229
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Smokler, Kevin
Dewey number
791.43/652055
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Teenagers in motion pictures
  • Teen films
  • Motion pictures
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Popular culture
  • Motion pictures and youth
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures and youth
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Popular culture
  • Teen films
  • Teenagers in motion pictures
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a love letter to '80s teen movies
Label
Brat pack America : a love letter to '80s teen movies, Kevin Smokler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-341)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1741303
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First trade paperback original editon.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781942600671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781942600671
  • (OCoLC)939427410
Label
Brat pack America : a love letter to '80s teen movies, Kevin Smokler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-341)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1741303
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First trade paperback original editon.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781942600671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781942600671
  • (OCoLC)939427410

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